Jess played in Kiefer Sutherland’s band from 2015-2022. Prior to joining the band, she was a founding member of Billy Boy on Poison. from 2006-2009. The group was signed to Ironworks/Universal Republic (Kiefer’s record label at the time). Billy Boy on Poison toured the U.S., U.K. and Japan. BBOP appeared on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon and their single, “On My Way”, was featured on many tv spots, a few being Entourage and Gossip Girl. Since 2009 Jess has been playing with many L.A. based acts including Draemings, Kita Klane, Gilbert Trejo and Greg West. She also did extensive touring with Atlanta based performer Nigel Dupree.
Since joining the Kiefer Sutherland band, she has played well over 300 shows with the group.
Jess moved to Los Angeles via small town Colorado in 2006. Prior to moving she played in jazz/symphonic band and had a 2 season stint in the pit band at the Rocky Mountain Reparatory Theater.